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Visit this section of the site to view images from the various events that have taken place at the Kagyu Institute of Buddhist Studies.

First Anniversary Celebrations - Nov 2005

First Anniversary Celebration - Nov 2005

Images from the First Anniversary Celebrations of the Kagyu Institute of Buddhist Studies, celebrated at the Institute and the Boudhanath Stupa at Kathmandhu.

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Pilgrimage to Namo Buddha - Nov 2005

Pligrimage to Namo Buddha - Nov 2005

Images from the Pilgrimage to Namo Buddha, one of the most important Buddhist pilgrimage sites in Nepal, located in the mountains more than 2 hours from Kathmandu.

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Nyungne Retreat - Nov 2005

Nyungne Retreat - Nov 2005

Images from the 2005 Nyungne Retreat, which is a special two-day meditation, fasting and purification retreat based on the practice of Thousand-Armed Chenrezig.

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Speeches at KIBS Opening

Shangpa Rinpoche giving Speech

Presenting Shangpa Rinpoche's speeches at the Opening Ceremony of KIBS, given during the ceremony, and at the Dinner in the evening.

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Grand Opening Ceremony

Lamas at the Grand Opening Ceremony of KIBS

The Grand Opening Ceremony of the Kagyu Institute of Buddhist Studies took place on 5th December 2004.

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